Jonathan Rhys Meyers Wiki, Bio, Facts, Age, Awards, Instagram, Net worth

Jonathan Rhys Meyers is an Irish actor. He is known for his roles in the films Michael Collins, Velvet Goldmine, Bend It Like Beckham, Match Point, Mission: Impossible III & his television roles as Elvis Presley in the biographical miniseries Elvis, for which he won a Golden Globe Award and earned a Primetime Emmy Award nomination, as King Henry VIII in the historical drama The Tudors, which earned him two Golden Globe Award nominations and in the NBC drama series Dracula as the title character.

Jonathan Rhys Meyers Wiki:

NameJonathan Rhys Meyers
NicknameJonathan, Jonny, Johnny, JRM, Jon
ParentsFather – John O’Keeffe (Folk Musician)
Mother – Mary Geraldine “Geri” O’Keeffe (née Myers)
(Community Worker)
(Died on November 20, 2007)
SiblingsAli O’Keeffe (Younger Brother) (Actor, musician)
Jamie O’Keeffe (Younger Brother) (Actor, musician)
Paul O’Keeffe (Brother)
Sharon (Half Sister)
Maria (Half Sister)
Date of Birth27th July 1977
Birth PlaceDublin City In Ireland
Current HomeLos Angeles, California, United States
Age43 years old(2023)
Zodiac SignLeo
EducationNorth Monastery Christian Brothers School
ProfessionIrish actor
GirlfriendsMara Lane(2014)
Victoria Keon-Cohen (2012)
Katie Larmour(2008 – 2009)
Katie McGrath (2007 – 2008)
Reena Hammer (2004 – 2012)
Lisa Butcher (2002 – 2003)
Toni Collette (1997)
Married StatusMarried(2014)
WifeMara Lane
KidsWolf Rhys Meyers
Social MediaTwitter, Instagram, Facebook
Net worth$20 Million(2022)


Jonathan Rhys Meyers

Nick Names:

Jonny, Johnny, JRM, Jon

Parents Name:

Father – John O’Keeffe
Mother – Mary Geraldine


Sisters: Sharon (Half Sister)

Maria (Half Sister)

Brothers: Ali O’Keeffe

Jamie O’Keeffe

Paul O’Keeffe

Place of Birth:

The actor was born in Dublin City of Ireland.

Date of Birth:

27th July 1977.





Sexual Orientation:




Zodiac Sign:



Height: 5 feet & 9 inches

Weight: 71 Kg

Hair Color: Dark Brown

Eyes Color: Blue

Waist Size: 32 inches

Shoe Size: 10(US)

Body Type: Athletic & Slim

Dress Size: Under review


Jonathan attended North Monastery Christian Brothers School in Ireland.

Later for higher studies, he attended Trinity College Philosophical Society in Dublin.


He is an Irish Actor by Profession.


In 1996, he showed up in Michael Collins, as the title character’s ambusher. In 1999, he showed up in Ride with the Devil as psychopathic guerrilla warrior Pitt Mackeson.

In 2011, he featured as Solal in Belle du Seigneur, an English language film adjustment of Albert Cohen’s tale Belle du Seigneur. The film was discharged in Russia on 29 November 2012 and in France on 19 June 2013 in the wake of debuting at the Champs Elysees Film Festival.

A self-educated vocalist and guitarist, he has shown up in various melodic roles. His first such role was as “Brian Slade” in Velvet Goldmine; two of the melodies he sang are on the film’s soundtrack.

He sang quickly in the TV miniseries rendition of The Magnificent Ambersons, acted in-studio scenes of the miniseries Elvis and played the flute in Gormenghast.

In 2013, Meyers was given a role as Dracula in NBC’s TV arrangement Dracula close by Oliver Jackson-Cohen and Jessica De Gouw. It was likewise declared in May 2013 that Jonathan was to take an interest in the account of his siblings’ collection entitled Blossom, which was discharged on 21 April 2014.

On 23 October 2014, he got The Irish Post Legend Award at the London Hilton on Park Lane in acknowledgment of his wonderful accomplishments in Film and Television over the past 20 years.

Meyers played the lead in the covert agent action thriller Damascus Cover, in light of the novel by Howard Kaplan. It debuted on September 23, 2017, at the Boston Film Festival.

Meyers depicts Patrick Pearse, a political lobbyist and one of the pioneers of the wicked 1916 Irish Easter Rising, in the centennial recognition biopic film The Rising, composed and delivered by Kevin McCann.

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Number of Films:

He has done more than 100 films to date.


A Man of No Importance (1994) (First Young Man)

The Killer Tongue (1996) (Rudolph)

Michael Collins (1996) (Collins’s Ambusher)

The Maker (1997) (Josh Minnell)

Velvet Goldmine (1998) (Brian Slade)

The Governess (1998) (Henry Cavendish)

The Tribe (1998) (Adam)

Ride with the Devil (1999) (Pitt Mackeson)

Titus (1999) (Chiron)

Tangled (2001) (Alan Hammond)

Happy Now (2001) (Mark Wraith)

Octane (2003) (The Father)

The Emperor’s Wife (2003) (Chamberlain)

Vanity Fair (2004) (Captain George Osborne)

Match Point (2005) (Chris Wilton)

Mission: Impossible III (2006) (Declan Gormley)

August Rush (2007) (Louis Connelly)

Shelter (2010) (Adam / David)

From Paris with Love (2010) (James Reese)

Albert Nobbs (2011) (Viscount Yarrell)

Another Me (2014) (John Moffatt)

Stonewall (2015) (Trevor)

The Rising (2016) (Padraig Pearse)

London Town (2016) (Joe Strummer)

The Shadow Effect (2017) (Reese)

Black Butterfly (2017) (Jack)

Damascus Cover (2017) (Ari)

The 12th Man (2017) (Kurt Stage)

Holy Lands (2017) (David)

The Aspern Papers (2018) (Morton Vint)

Awake (2019) (John Doe)

Altitude (2019)

Television Shows / Series:

Samson & Delilah (1996) (Young Samson)

Gormenghast (2000) (Steerpike)

The Lion in Winter (2003) (King Philip II)

Elvis (2005) (Elvis Presley)

The Tudors (2007-2010) (King Henry VIII)

Dracula (2013-14) (Dracula)

Roots (2016) (Tom Lea)

Vikings (2017-18) (Heahmund)

Awards & Recognition:

Venice Film Festival Awards

Satellite Awards

Cannes Film Festival Awards

Golden Globes Awards

Irish Film & Television Awards

Manchester Film Festival Awards

Net Worth:

Being a famous Irish actor, he has worked in a long list of films and made himself a huge net worth. He has garnered a huge net worth of more than $20 Million for himself.


The name of her wife is Mara Lane.


He is married to Mara Lane.


Wolf Rhys Meyers

Social Media Presence

He had more than 28.8k followers on Instagram.

More than 345k people follow him on Facebook.

Jonathan is followed by more than 73k followers on Twitter.

Hobbies & Favorites:

Favorite Actress – Julia Roberts, Penelope Cruze

Favorite Singer – Rihanna

Favorite Food – Fast Food

Favorite Sports – Soccer

Favorite Restaurant – La Rosa in Rome

Favorite Color – Black

Favorite TV Show – Game of Thrones

Favorite Actor – Johnny Depp, Joaquin Phoenix, Cillian Murphy

Favorite Bands – Broken Social Scene, Kings of Leon, Black Rebel Motorcycle Club

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Trivia & Facts:

As a kid, Jonathan wanted to be a priest.

He spent some of his childhood in an orphanage.

In 2005, he was admitted into a rehab center where he was treated for abuse of an undetected substance.

In February 2008, Rhys Meyers was named the ambassador for the Hope Foundation. A charity formed in his native Cork. The charity provides shelter, medical care, and support to the street children of Calcutta.

Rhys Meyers is also an ambassador for the children’s charity, Barretstown. Barretstown’s mission is to rebuild the lives of children affected by serious illness and their families, through life-changing therapeutic recreational programs in a safe, fun, and supportive environment.

He is good friends with actors Stuart Townsend and Annabelle Wallis.

On 5 October 2008, Rhys Meyers received an Honorary Patronage from the Trinity College Philosophical Society in Dublin.

In 2009, Rhys Meyers was detained in Paris by French police because he allegedly assaulted an airport lounge employee while drunk.

In 2011, he starred as Solal in Belle du Seigneur, an English language film adaptation of Albert Cohen’s novel Belle du Seigneur.

In 2013, Meyers was cast as Dracula in NBC’s television series Dracula alongside Oliver Jackson-Cohen and Jessica De Gouw.

In 2014, Rhys Meyers was honored at the Irish Post Awards and was presented with the Legend Award for his contributions to the film and entertainment industry.

On 23 October 2014, Jonathan received The Irish Post Legend Award at the London Hilton on Park Lane in recognition of his remarkable achievements in Film & Television over the previous 20 years.

In 2019, Jonathan and fellow actor Aidan Gillen helped launch Barretstown’s new press play campaign.

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